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Alligators and Crocodiles Use Tools to Hunt
Animals  (tags: alligators, crocodiles, hunting, tools, interesting, research, wildlife )

Giana
- 313 days ago - news.discovery.com
New research shows that alligators and crocodiles can use small sticks to attract birds looking for nesting materials.
Bird Vomit: More Scientific Gold Than Gross
Animals  (tags: Bird vomit, research, tools, science, birds, environment )

Anna
- 1501 days ago - news.discovery.com
Bird vomit is turning out to be a valuable research tool for scientists like the University of Virginia's Charles Clarkson, who is often covered with avian upchuck at the end of each work day in the field.Clarkson and others analyze the regurgitation
Orangutans Use Tools To Lower The Sound Of Their Voices
Animals  (tags: wildlife, investigation, tools )

Janine
- 1727 days ago - discovermagazine.com
Orangutans use tool to lower the sound of their voices.
Chimps Use Cleavers and Anvils as Tools to Chop Food
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, chimps, tools, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1762 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
For the first time, chimpanzees have been seen using tools to chop up and reduce food into smaller bite-sized portions.
Chimpanzees Learn From Video Demo! Video!
Animals  (tags: chimps, tools, video, copycats, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1940 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Copycat chimps build their own tools after watching video demonstrations.
Rooks Rival Chimpanzees in Their Ability to Use Tools, Claim Scientists
Animals  (tags: animals, birds, rooks, tools, behaviour, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1978 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The birds, part of the crow family, amazed experts by showing they are "spontaneously" capable of using and making tools, modifying them to make them work and using two tools in a row to achieve a goal.
Chimpanzees Fashion Sophisticated Rods to Fish for Termites ~ Video
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, chimps, tools, to catch termites, smart, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2059 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
He might look like he's picking his teeth, but this chimp is involved in some serious monkey business. His picture has helped solve the mystery of why some chimps are better than others at catching termites. Scientists found the apes in Republic o
First Observation of Tool Use in Wild Gorillas
Animals  (tags: tools, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, environment, investigation, habitat, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, wildanimals, society )

Gorilly
- 2375 days ago - biology.plosjournals.org
Descriptions of novel tool use by great apes in response to different circumstances aids us in understanding the factors favoring the evolution of tool use in humans. This was printed awhile back but just found VERY interesting..Enjoy! Gorilly Girl
Tiny Cameras Catch Crows Making Tools
Animals  (tags: crows, tools, wildlife, brids, food )

Eduardo
- 2577 days ago - usatoday.com
Mounting tiny video cameras to the tail feathers of crows, researchers discovered that the birds use a variety of tools to seek food, and even make their own tools, plucking, smoothing and bending twigs and grass stems.
   

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